Susan talks with Dr. Michael Gurian about brain development, differences in male/ female brains, and many more fascinating insights about some of the elements that contribute to our children’s behavior.
Dr. Michael Gurian is the New York Times bestselling author of twenty-eight books including The Wonder of Boys, The Wonder of Girls, Boys and Girls Learn Differently, and The Minds of Boys. Dr. Gurian has spoken for the United Nations on violence against women; provided information on boys’ and girls’ educational needs to the White House; and briefed Members of the 114th Congress on the boy crisis in America. He is the co-founder of the Gurian Institute, which is committed to helping boys and girls reach their full potential by providing professional development that increases student achievement, teacher effectiveness, and parent involvement. www.gurianinstitute.com
Things you’ll learn from this episode:
- Fascinating information about how children’s brains develop
- Brain-based insights on why differences between male and female development
- How girls and boys differ in connecting